Arignar Anna Zoological Park is one of the modern and scientifically managed zoos spread over an area of 602 hectares (1,490 acres), including a 92.45-hectare (228.4-acre) rescue and rehabilitation centre, the park is the largest zoological park of the country located at Vandalur, Chennai (12.87917°N, 80.08167°E).
AAZP also facilitates excellent public service, recreation, and also provides eco-awareness to public through the Zoo School. In experiencing the existence of wild animals, this zoo is one place which gives a live experience of knowing the habitual expressions of almost 2300 animals including many endangered and exotic species. Arignar Anna Zoological Park, famously known as "Vandalur Zoo" is one of the proud asset of Tamil Nadu, it attracts more than 20 lakh visitors every year from across the country and the world.
To facilitate more comfort and service to the visitors, AAZP has developed a mobile application ‘Vandalur Zoo’ for android mobile phones users. The Vandalur Zoo application comes with multiple features like,
• Online Ticket booking for Zoo visit
• Zoo Map – an interactive map, which helps as a virtual tour guide while inside the zoo
• Animals Info – Listing of animals and voice based explanation of the animals
• Events and Games will be available in next release of the application
This application is built in such a way to help visitor to easily cruise through the Zoo and to know more about the animals in zoo even without any other intervention. The mobile application will help handy with voice based explanations of animals info and the interactive map will help walk through every step of the zoo area. Zoo map is built comprehensively to show directions right from parking to every animal to rest room to coffee shops.
In the upcoming release, Vandalur Zoo mobile application will share its events and few interesting games for the public to participate and promote eco-awareness.
To know more about AAZP – visit www.aazp.in